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Certain Allergy, Depression Meds Tied to Higher Odds for Dementia
Certain Allergy, Depression Meds Tied to Higher Odds for Dementia MONDAY, Jan. 26, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Long-term and/or high-dose use of a class of medications used for hay fever, depression and other ills has been linked in a new study to a high...
Could Premature Birth Affect Adult Relationships, Self-Esteem?
Could Premature Birth Affect Adult Relationships, Self-Esteem? MONDAY, Jan. 26, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Young adults who were born prematurely are less likely than their peers to have intimate relationships, and may see themselves as somewhat less at...
Childhood Neglect May Affect Brain Development, Study Says
Childhood Neglect May Affect Brain Development, Study Says MONDAY, Jan. 26, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Childhood neglect is associated with changes in the brain's white matter, a small study shows. "Our findings have important implications for public he...
Concussions Linked to Memory Loss in Study of Retired NFL Players
Concussions Linked to Memory Loss in Study of Retired NFL Players TUESDAY, Jan. 27, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Concussions may damage areas of the brain related to memory in National Football League players. And that damage might linger long after the p...
Could Weather Influence Language Development?
Could Weather Influence Language Development? FRIDAY, Jan. 30, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Humidity played a role in the evolution of languages, a new study suggests. Languages with a wide range of tones are more common in areas of the world with high le...
Colon Cancer Rates Rising Among Americans Under 50
Colon Cancer Rates Rising Among Americans Under 50 FRIDAY, Jan. 30, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Although the overall rate of colon cancer has fallen in recent decades, new research suggests that over the last 20 years the disease has been increasing amon...
Could Nutrients in Fish Shield Fetus From Mercury's Harms?
Could Nutrients in Fish Shield Fetus From Mercury's Harms? WEDNESDAY, Jan. 21, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Despite concerns over mercury exposure, pregnant women who eat lots of fish may not harm their unborn children, a new study suggests. Three decades...
California Measles Outbreak Shows How Quickly Disease Can Resurface in U.S.
California Measles Outbreak Shows How Quickly Disease Can Resurface in U.S. WEDNESDAY, Jan. 21, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Fifteen years after measles was declared eliminated in the United States, the recent outbreak traced to two Disney parks in Califo...
Can Coffee Protect You From Melanoma?
Can Coffee Protect You From Melanoma? TUESDAY, Jan. 20, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Your morning coffee might do more than perk you up. Researchers suggest it also might help protect you against melanoma, the deadliest form of skin cancer. Coffee drinker...
Could a Drink a Day Lower Your Risk for Heart Failure?
Could a Drink a Day Lower Your Risk for Heart Failure? MONDAY, Jan. 19, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Having a drink each day might help lower a middle-aged person's odds for heart failure, a new study reveals. The investigation suggests that men in their ...